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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2003-0022
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 08:05:23
Published 03 Mar 2003 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2003-0022

Summary

The "screen dump" feature in rxvt 2.7.8 allows attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a certain character escape sequence when it is echoed to a user's terminal, e.g. when the user views a file containing the malicious sequence.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Rxvt 2.6.1

  • Rxvt 2.6.2

  • Rxvt 2.6.3

  • Rxvt 2.6.4

  • Rxvt 2.7.5

  • Rxvt 2.7.6

  • Rxvt 2.7.7

  • Rxvt 2.7.8


References

XF - terminal-emulator-screen-dump(11413)

VULNWATCH - 20030224 Terminal Emulator Security Issues

BID - 6938

REDHAT - RHSA-2003:055

REDHAT - RHSA-2003:054

MANDRAKE - MDKSA-2003:034


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:45